Unformatted text preview: His great aunt saved him and raises him She dies, which Happened when Cholly was fourteen. Cholly himself deserts his family, not really physically, but mentally, for Mr. Breedlove is always in a drunken state. Cholly dies alone in some warehouse. Claudia MacTeer is about nine years old when they story takes place. Claudia is black and doesn't see anything wrong with Begin Black. She isn't like the other girls who think it would be better if she was white, she destroys the white dolls that she receives for Christmas. Claudia learned from her mother how to be a “strong black female” and How to express her opinions in a white society. Frieda is somewhat a lot like her sister and had the same morals which were taught by none other then her mother....
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- Spring '10
- The Bluest Eye, Pecola Breedlove, Cholly Breedlove